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Biomedicine Archive

  • Better Biotech Plants

    Metabolomics may help scientists to engineer sophisticated plant factories.

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  • Debating Immortality - 2

    Biologist Aubrey de Grey still believes humans could live indefinitely – or at least that it’s worth discussing.

    12 comments

  • Debating Immortality

    Aubrey de Grey believes we can live forever. Gerontologist Richard Miller at the University of Michigan begs to differ.

    27 comments

  • Predicting Liver Toxicity

    A new way to keep human liver cells alive in the lab could help researchers weed out toxic drugs before they get to market.

  • Universal Flu Vaccines

    Fears of a flu pandemic have renewed efforts to develop more effective catch-all vaccines.

    2 comments

  • Drawing Out Autism

    Using brain imaging and advanced genetic tools, a new MIT collaboration is trying to show how genes could mold the autistic.

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  • EKG to Go

    A new handheld heart monitor and subscription service may assuage heart-attack fears – for people who can afford it.

  • A New Genetic Globe

    The international HapMap project is teaching an unorthodox lesson: our differences, not our similarities, may save us.

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  • From Molecules to Mind

    MIT’s new McGovern Institute for Brain Research hopes to connect the dots between brain cell activity and behavior changes.

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